Recent climate and ice-sheet changes in West Antarctica compared with the past 2,000 years

@article{Steig2013RecentCA,
  title={Recent climate and ice-sheet changes in West Antarctica compared with the past 2,000 years},
  author={Eric J. Steig and Qinghua Ding and James W. C. White and Marcel K{\"u}ttel and Summer Rupper and Thomas A. Neumann and Peter D. Neff and Ailie J. E. Gallant and Paul Andrew Mayewski and Kendrick C. Taylor and Georg Hoffmann and Daniel A. Dixon and Spruce W. Schoenemann and Bradley R. Markle and T. J. Fudge and David P. Schneider and Andrew J Schauer and Rebecca P. Teel and Bruce H. Vaughn and Landon Burgener and Jessica Williams and Elena V. Korotkikh},
  journal={Nature Geoscience},
  year={2013},
  volume={6},
  pages={372-375}
}
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